Jeanette Nuñez

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Jeanette Núñez
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20th Lieutenant Governor of Florida
Assumed office
January 8, 2019
GovernorRon DeSantis
Preceded byCarlos Lopez-Cantera
Speaker pro tempore of the Florida House of Representatives
In office
November 22, 2016 – November 20, 2018
Preceded byMatt Hudson
Succeeded byMaryLynn Magar
Member of the Florida House of Representatives
In office
November 2, 2010 – November 6, 2018
Preceded byDavid Rivera
Succeeded byJuan Fernandez-Barquin
Constituency112th district (2010–2012)
119th district (2012–2018)
Personal details
Born (1972-06-06) June 6, 1972 (age 50)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Adrian Nuñez
EducationFlorida International University (BA, MPA)

Jeanette Marie Núñez (born June 6, 1972) is an American businesswoman and politician. She is the 20th and current lieutenant governor of Florida since 2019. She is a Republican. She represented parts of Miami-Dade County in the Florida House of Representatives from 2010 to 2018.

She is the first female Latina to become lieutenant governor.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "DeSantis has chosen first female Cuban-American lieutenant governor running mate". Naples Daily News. September 5, 2018. Retrieved November 1, 2018.